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B.C. Reg. 328/91
O.C. 1567/91
Deposited December 20, 1991
effective April 1, 1992

Commercial Transport Act

Commercial Transport Fees Regulation

Note: Check the Cumulative Regulation Bulletin 2015 and 2016
for any non-consolidated amendments to this regulation that may be in effect.

[includes amendments up to B.C. Reg. 351/2008, February 1, 2009]

Fees

1  The fees prescribed under the Commercial Transport Act shall be those set out in the Schedule.

Schedule

[am. B.C. Regs. 422/92; 135/93; 274/93; 141/94; 340/94; 384/94; 364/95; 530/95;
 397/98; 43/99; 98/99; 341/2004, s. 1, 447/2004, s. 2; 56/2005, s. 2; 91/2007, s. 1; 313/2008, App. s. 2; 351/2008, s. 1.]

ITEM COLUMN 1
MATTER
COLUMN 2
FEE
$

1 REGISTRATION FEE
  A registration fee for all vehicles registered under the Act, except as provided exemption in the Act, shall be payable at time of initial registration. A registration fee shall also be charged for re-registration where the licence has been relinquished under section 20 of the Motor Vehicle Act 18
2 COMMERCIAL VEHICLE FEES
  (a) An annual licence fee for a commercial vehicle, except as otherwise provided in this section or in conditional licences, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
    Licensed Gross Vehicle
Weight in Kilograms
   
    not exceeding 500 42
    501 1 000 49
    1 001 1 500 60
    1 501 2 000 74
    2 001 2 500 85
    2 501 3 000 97
    3 001 3 500 108
    3 501 4 000 127
    4 001 4 500 147
    4 501 5 000 173
    5 001 5 500 193
    5 501 6 000 213
    6 001 6 500 230
    6 501 7 000 250
    7 001 7 500 266
    7 501 8 000 292
    8 001 8 500 320
    8 501 9 000 347
    9 001 9 500 376
    9 501 10 000 395
    10 001 10 500 416
    10 501 11 000 437
    11 001 11 500 450
    11 501 12 000 469
    12 001 12 500 488
    12 501 13 000 502
    13 001 13 500 526
    13 501 14 000 553
    14 001 14 500 580
    14 501 15 000 607
    15 001 15 500 638
    15 501 16 000 680
    16 001 16 500 721
    16 501 17 000 761
    17 001 17 500 806
    17 501 18 000 837
    18 001 18 500 861
    18 501 19 000 890
    19 001 19 500 917
    19 501 20 000 944
    20 001 20 500 977
    20 501 21 000 1 003
    21 001 21 500 1 030
    21 501 22 000 1 057
    22 001 22 500 1 084
    22 501 23 000 1 111
    23 001 23 500 1 140
    23 501 24 000 1 170
    24 001 24 500 1 199
    24 501 25 000 1 239
    25 001 25 500 1 285
    25 501 26 000 1 326
    26 001 26 500 1 367
    26 501 27 000 1 395
    27 001 27 500 1 424
    27 501 28 000 1 450
    28 001 28 500 1 479
    28 501 29 000 1 505
    29 001 29 500 1 534
    29 501 30 000 1 565
    30 001 31 000 1 591
    31 001 32 000 1 644
    32 001 33 000 1 696
    33 001 34 000 1 751
    34 001 35 000 1 805
    35 001 36 000 1 890
    36 001 37 000 2 018
    37 001 38 000 2 088
    38 001 39 000 2 159
    39 001 40 000 2 229
    40 001 41 000 2 300
    41 001 42 000 2 373
    42 001 43 000 2 445
    43 001 44 000 2 514
    44 001 45 000 2 585
    45 001 46 000 2 690
    46 001 47 000 2 799
    47 001 48 000 2 871
    48 001 49 000 2 940
    49 001 50 000 3 012
    50 001 51 000 3 061
    51 001 52 000 3 127
    52 001 53 000 3 192
    53 001 54 000 3 257
    54 001 55 000 3 322
    55 001 56 000 3 387
    56 001 57 000 3 452
    57 001 58 000 3 516
    58 001 59 000 3 581
    59 001 60 000 3 647
    60 001 61 000 3 710
    61 001 62 000 3 775
    62 001 63 000 3 840
    63 001 63 500 3 905
  (a.1) Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 56/2005, s. 2.]
  (a.2) An annual licence fee for a commercial passenger vehicle, as that term is defined by the Passenger Transportation Act, that is subject to regulation under the Passenger Transportation Act or the Motor Carrier Act, except as otherwise provided in this section or in conditional licences, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
    Licensed Gross Vehicle
Weight in Kilograms
   
    not exceeding 500 40
    501 1 000 47
    1 001 1 500 57
    1 501 2 000 70
    2 001 2 500 81
    2 501 3 000 92
    3 001 3 500 103
    3 501 4 000 121
    4 001 4 500 140
    4 501 5 000 165
    5 001 5 500 184
    5 501 6 000 203
    6 001 6 500 219
    6 501 7 000 238
    7 001 7 500 253
    7 501 8 000 278
    8 001 8 500 305
    8 501 9 000 330
    9 001 9 500 358
    9 501 10 000 376
    10 001 10 500 396
    10 501 11 000 416
    11 001 11 500 429
    11 501 12 000 447
    12 001 12 500 465
    12 501 13 000 478
    13 001 13 500 501
    13 501 14 000 527
    14 001 14 500 552
    14 501 15 000 578
    15 001 15 500 608
    15 501 16 000 648
    16 001 16 500 687
    16 501 17 000 725
    17 001 17 500 768
    17 501 18 000 797
    18 001 18 500 820
    18 501 19 000 848
    19 001 19 500 873
    19 501 20 000 899
    20 001 20 500 930
    20 501 21 000 955
    21 001 21 500 981
    21 501 22 000 1 007
    22 001 22 500 1 032
    22 501 23 000 1 058
    23 001 23 500 1 086
    23 501 24 000 1 114
    24 001 24 500 1 142
    24 501 25 000 1 180
    25 001 25 500 1 224
    25 501 26 000 1 263
    26 001 26 500 1 302
    26 501 27 000 1 329
    27 001 27 500 1 356
    27 501 28 000 1 381
    28 001 28 500 1 409
    28 501 29 000 1 433
    29 001 29 500 1 461
    29 501 30 000 1 490
    30 001 31 000 1 516
    31 001 32 000 1 569
    32 001 33 000 1 621
    33 001 34 000 1 676
    34 001 35 000 1 730
    35 001 36 000 1 815
    36 001 37 000 1 943
    37 001 38 000 2 013
    38 001 39 000 2 084
    39 001 40 000 2 154
    40 001 41 000 2 225
    41 001 42 000 2 298
    42 001 43 000 2 370
    43 001 44 000 2 439
    44 001 45 000 2 510
    45 001 46 000 2 615
    46 001 47 000 2 724
    47 001 48 000 2 796
    48 001 49 000 2 865
    49 001 50 000 2 937
    50 001 51 000 2 986
    51 001 52 000 3 052
    52 001 53 000 3 117
    53 001 54 000 3 182
    54 001 55 000 3 247
    55 001 56 000 3 312
    56 001 57 000 3 377
    57 001 58 000 3 441
    58 001 59 000 3 506
    59 001 60 000 3 572
    60 001 61 000 3 635
    61 001 62 000 3 700
    62 001 63 000 3 765
    63 001 63 500 3 830
  (b) Farm Tractor
For a commercial vehicle described in section 8 of the Motor Vehicle Act.

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  (c) Industrial Machine
For a commercial vehicle described in section 10 of the Motor Vehicle Act, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
 
    Gross Vehicle Weight
in Kilograms
   
    not exceeding 2 000 45
    2 001 5 000 69
    5 001 7 000 110
    7 001 9 000 164
    9 001 11 000 216
    over 11 000 260
  (d) Farm Vehicle
For each commercial vehicle known as a farm vehicle and owned by a farmer, based on net vehicle weight, an annual licence fee of:
 
    Weight in Kilograms    
    not exceeding 500 30
    501 1 000 40
    1 001 1 500 47
    1 501 2 000 55
    2 001 2 500 77
    2 501 3 000 101
    3 001 3 500 142
    3 501 4 000 181
    4 001 4 500 207
    4 501 5 000 243
    5 001 5 500 278
    5 501 6 000 322
    6 001 6 500 355
    6 501 7 000 396
    7 001 7 500 427
    7 501 8 000 473
    8 001 8 500 524
    8 501 9 000 558
    9 001 9 500 596
    9 501 10 000 633
    10 001 10 500 669
    10 501 11 000 711
    11 001 11 500 744
    11 501 12 000 784
    12 001 12 500 824
    12 501 13 000 863
    13 001 13 500 883
    13 501 14 000 899
    14 001 14 500 919
    14 501 15 000 940
    15 001 15 500 960
    15 501 16 000 979
    16 001 16 500 997
    16 501 17 000 1 017
    17 001 17 500 1 036
    17 501 18 000 1 056
    18 001 18 500 1 076
    18 501 19 000 1 096
    19 001 19 500 1 114
    19 501 20 000 1 134
    20 001 20 500 1 154
    20 501 21 000 1 174
    21 001 21 500 1 192
    21 501 22 000 1 211
    22 001 22 500 1 231
    22 501 23 000 1 251
    23 001 23 500 1 270
    23 501 24 000 1 289
    24 001 24 400 1 309
  (e) VEHICLES OF UNUSUAL SIZE, WEIGHT OR OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS, EXCLUDING NEIGHBOURHOOD ZERO EMISSION VEHICLES
The licence fee for each vehicle, unless a lower fee is provided for under item 3 (b)
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3 GENERAL FEES
  (a) Annual Licence Fee
For each trailer and semi-trailer (except as otherwise provided in conditional licences).

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  (b) Conditional Licences  
    (i) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased exclusively by any municipality, regional district or school district as defined in the School Act or by an organization composed of municipalities, regional districts, regional libraries or school districts 12
    (ii) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned by Canada 12
    (iii) For each school bus, mission bus, truck, trailer or semi-trailer, the sole property of a religious organization and used solely for religious purposes 12
    (iv) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers used exclusively for fire protection purposes 12
    (v) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated by any improvement district as defined in the Local Government Act, the Greater Nanaimo Sewerage and Drainage District, the Greater Nanaimo Water District, the Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District, the Greater Vancouver Water District, the Greater Victoria Water District or a regional district incorporated under the Local Government Act 12
    (vi) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated exclusively by a charitable organization in carrying out its work 12
    (vii) For each ambulance owned or leased and operated exclusively by a voluntary ambulance society or organization providing voluntary ambulance service. 12
    (viii) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated exclusively by an Indian Band in carrying out public works. 12
    (ix) For each commercial vehicle, trailer or semi-trailer owned by a volunteer rescue group and used exclusively for search and rescue programs 12
    (x) For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers used exclusively as a parade float 12
  (c) Number Plate and Duplicate Permit Fees:  
    (i) For a number plate, other than an Olympic number plate, issued under section 6 (5) of the Act 18
    (ii) Subject to subparagraph (iii), for an Olympic number plate issued under section 6 (5) of the Act 35
    (iii) For an Olympic number plate issued under section 6 (5) of the Act as a substitute for a number plate, other than an Olympic number plate, previously issued to the owner of the commercial vehicle, trailer or semi-trailer. 35
    (iv) For each annual renewal of an Olympic number plate (not prorated) 25
    (v) For a duplicate of any permit issued under the Act 18
  (d) Overload Permit Fees
For each single trip permit, according to the following table:
 
    Overload in Kilograms Fee for each 10 km
of operation or
fraction thereof
(minimum $25.00)
      2 000 0.95
    2 001 3 000 1.15
    3 001 4 000 1.40
    4 001 5 000 1.60
    5 001 6 000 1.85
    6 001 7 000 2.15
    7 001 8 000 2.45
    8 001 9 000 2.95
    9 001 10 000 3.35
    10 001 11 000 3.75
    11 001 12 000 4.25
    12 001 13 000 4.95
    13 001 14 000 5.60
    14 001 15 000 6.25
    15 001 16 000 7.25
    16 001 17 000 8.25
    17 001 18 000 . 9.15
    18 001 19 000 10.10
    19 001 20 000 10.90
    20 001 21 000 11.85
    21 001 22 000 12.70
    22 001 23 000 13.95
    23 001 24 000 14.95
    24 001 25 000 16.10
    25 001 26 000 17.85
    26 001 27 000 19.85
    27 001 28 000 21.40
    The fee payable for overload permits issued to vehicles exceeding 28 000 kg is $21.40 plus $1.85 for each 900 kg or portion thereof exceeding 28 000 kg, for each 10 km of operation or fraction thereof.
The amount due for each overload permit issued will be rounded to the nearest dollar and any amount ending in 50¢ or more will be raised to the next highest dollar.
For each term permit not exceeding one month
100.00
  (e) Oversize Permit Fees  
    (i) For each single trip permit 15
    (ii) For each term permit not exceeding one month 30
  (f) Miscellaneous Permit Fee
For a permit, other than an oversize permit, to drive or operate a vehicle that fails to meet size requirements, the fee shall be the same as for an oversize permit.
 
  (g) Crossing Permit Fees
For each vehicle, per licence year
30
  (h) Trailer Floater Licence  
    (i) Annual licence fee which shall entitle the holder of the licence to one distinctive number plate 240
    (ii) A substitution of a trailer floater number plate with the licence  100
4 PRORATIONING AND RECIPROCITY
  Fees chargeable for vehicles licensed or registered under the International Registration Plan shall be:
  (a) Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 341/2004, s. 1.]  
  (b) Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 313/2008, App. s. 2 (b).]  
  (c) International Registration Plan  
    (i) for each administrative transaction undertaken for a motor vehicle registered in British Columbia under the International Registration Plan a fee of 10
5 SURCHARGES FOR SHORT TERM LICENCES  
  (a) For a licence issued pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations, for a commercial vehicle, trailer or semi trailer not referred to in paragraph (b), a surcharge of 10
  (b) For a licence issued pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations, for a truck having a licensed gross vehicle weight of more than 5 000 kg, a surcharge of 20
  (c) For a licence pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations for a trailer towed by a truck referred to in paragraph (a) or (b) 10
6 Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 447/2004, s. 2.]

Note: this regulation replaces B.C. Reg. 473/90.

[Provisions of the Commercial Transport Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 58, relevant to the enactment of this regulation: sections 4, 6 and 11.]